You are required to change your password before you can log in to the site, please enter your new password in the fields below:
Wed 20 Jun 2018 @ 14:45
"A welcome addition to this body of experiential learning" says +Graham Cray of Andrew Dunlop's 'Out of Nothing' .… https://t.co/JhU5fOoYF5
Author(s): Gustavo Gutierrez, (translated by Christopher Rowland)
By joining our friends scheme, this item would only cost
£27.00, and you can
benefit from future savings and promotions.
to find out more or add the annual £10
membership to your basket now.
This is the credo and seminal text of the movement which was later characterized as liberation theology. The book burst upon the scene in the early seventies, and was swiftly acknowledged as a pioneering and prophetic approach to theology which famously made an option for the poor, placing the exploited, the alienated, and the economically wretched at the centre of a programme where "the oppressed and maimed and blind and lame" were prioritized at the expense of those who either maintained the status quo or who abused the structures of power for their own ends. This powerful, compassionate and radical book attracted criticism for daring to mix politics and religion in so explicit a manner, but was also welcomed by those who had the capacity to see that its agenda was nothing more nor less than to give "good news to the poor", and redeem God's people from bondage.
Gustavo Gutiérrez Merino, O.P. is a Peruvian philosopher, theologian, and Dominican priest regarded as one of the founders of liberation theology.